Republicans

Posted On Oct 11 2016 by

I am a first generation American, and I lived in the US for 19 years as of the date of writing this article. I didn’t know much about the Democratic party and the Republican Party before I started living here, and the more I learned about them, the more I was shocked that there were so many supporters of the Republican party in this country. To me, it is a party of the extremists. The party of the racists, the religious fanatics, people who are against the gay rights, women’s rights, immigrants, abortion, etc. Many of them are barely a …


Democracy and the Need for a Voter Certification Test

Posted On Oct 3 2016 by

I think the right to vote should be contingent upon passing a test to receive a “voter certification”. Just like we pass a test to receive a driver’s license. I understand it is a basic citizenship right in all the modern democracies, but I think it was not the right thing to do to allow anyone to vote. Democracy is not something new. It existed in the Ancient Greek for a while, and then it disappeared from the face of the earth for thousands of years, reappearing again in the last century or two. Even in those days the flaw …